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Alex Banayan

Alex Banayan is the youngest bestselling business author in American history. 'The Third Door' chronicles Banayan’s seven-year quest to decode the definitive mindset of growth and success. The book is a #1 international bestseller and has been translated into twenty languages. Banayan is one of the world’s leading experts on high performance and personal development, having been featured in Fortune, Forbes, CNBC, Businessweek, The Washington Post, MSNBC, Fox News, and NBC News.


About Alex Banayan

Over the course of his unprecedented journey, Banayan’s research led him to interview the most innovative leaders of the past half-century, including Bill Gates, Lady Gaga, Larry King, Jane Goodall, Maya Angelou, Steve Wozniak, Pitbull, Jessica Alba, Quincy Jones, and others.

A renowned Keynote Speaker, Banayan presents the Third Door framework regularly to corporate leadership teams around the globe, including Apple, Google, Nike, IBM, Salesforce, Delta Airlines, Bank of America, Mastercard, and Disney.

To book Alex Banayan contact The Speakers Agency on +44(0)1332 810481 or email

Speech Topics

Speech Topics

The Mindset of Exponential Growth – How to transform your thinking, take the Third Door, and achieve your most important goals.

There’s Always a Way – How to cultivate perseverance and persistence during uncertain times.

V.I.S.T.A Storytelling for Business Growth – How to transform your organisation using the 5 keys of radically compelling stories.

Overcoming Fear to Accelerate Growth – How to re-train and re-invigorate your team to find a way through any door.


Career Growth Workshop – Fuel personality growth by instilling the Third Door mindset

Storytelling for Business Growth Workshop –  Accelerate top-line growth through radically compelling stories

Executive Growth Strategy Session – Turn the lessons into a tangible plan of action


Here you can find links to books by Alex Banayan. For bulk book orders for your event please speak with a member of the team.

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"We’ve received so many positive responses from my team after Alex Banayan’s keynote! It was the right blend of inspirational and practical—all wrapped up in entertaining and funny stories. From the lessons about success/failure to the 30-Day Challenge, it was an incredible, engaging hour."


"It was a fantastic keynote! The team is still talking about Alex’s presentation and using his take-aways and repeating his quotes left and right. Alex’s speech was one of our company’s favorites by far, and possibly the best Q&A we’ve ever seen"

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"Alex Banayan is an unbelievable storyteller! His keynote was thoughtful, engaging, and dynamic. Banayan represents the energy of unlimited potential."


"As a keynote speaker for our employee retention series, Alex Banayan brought a perfect mix of lively stories and practical exercises for some of our most tenured colleagues. Banayan’s keynote was able to strike the rare balance of entertaining, informative, and useful—which is exactly what we needed."


"The speech was absolutely a home run. And it changed my life."


"When Alex Banayan spoke at my department’s off-site, his energy was contagious, his stories were inspiring, and his ideas pushed my team’s leadership. If you’re looking for someone with insight and passion, then Banayan is your man."


"Alex Banayan’s keynote was entertaining, informative, and most of all, memorable. Thousands of our team members were in the audience and Banayan’s storytelling made it feel like we were all sitting down with him, one on one, as he spoke directly to each of us. It was exactly the kind of engaging keynote we were looking for."

Century 21 Real Estate

"After Banayan’s keynote at Disney, we sent out a survey to all of the attendees. I must say, it was the best feedback we’ve ever received from any speaker. Hands down."


"The feedback about Alex Banayan’s keynote has been off the charts. It was an outstanding event! Alex knocked it out of the park!"

Merrill Lynch

"Banayan is one of the most professional and polished speakers I’ve worked with. And his talk couldn’t have gone better. His stories were enthralling, his insights were incredibly tangible, and his message was spot on."


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